JEFF PAGE

BIO

I am currently living and working in Denver, CO as an Adjunct Instructor at the Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design and Metro State University.   I received my BFA at the San Francisco Art Institute and recently completed my MFA at UC Santa Barbara.  I was recently featured in issue #111 of New American Paintings and was the UCSB nominee for the 2015 Dedalus Foundation Masters of Fine Art Fellowship.  

 

CURRENTLY READING / THINKING ABOUT 

Various essays by Amy Sillman

Various essays on Bruce Nauman

clothing as text and text as clothing

Mistake Poetry by Meredith Striker

"Ambivalent Painting" the essay by Helen Molesworth

The Trouble With Normal by Michael Warner

Touching Feeling by Eve Sedgwick

Nayland Blake writings

 

PRESS / PUBLICATIONS

New American Paintings MFA issue #111

UCSB 2015 MFA Thesis Exhibition Catalogue

Denver Post

Westword

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EDUCATION

2015 MFA, University of California, Santa Barbara
2002 BFA, San Francisco Art Institute

 

EXHIBITION HISTORY 

Solo & Two Person Shows

2016 Abowt?! , Barn Gallery, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 
2015 Mystical Absolutes / MFA Thesis, UCSB ADA Museum, UCSB, Santa Barbara, CA
2015 Logical Elsewhere, Napa Gallery, CSU Channel Islands, Camarillo, CA
2014 MirrorSkin, 1328 Gallery, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA
2012 Raze / Raise, Emmanuel Gallery, Denver, CO
2012 Celestial Terrestrial, Hinterland, Denver, CO
2010 Common Men in an Uncommon Era, Denver Courthouse, Denver, CO
2010 Fortune Revised, Nalanda Gallery, Naropa University, Boulder, CO
2010 Systemic, RedLine, Denver, CO
2006 Hot Air, Cool Suit, House of Hengst, San Francisco, CA
2006 Paper Portraits, Harvey's, San Francisco, CA
2005  Splitting Headaches, Bridge Theatre, San Francisco, CA
2002 The Toll, Gallery X, San Francisco, CA

Group

2017 Azores Fringe Film Festival, Azores Islands, Portugal 
2017 Faculty Show, RMCAD, Denver, CO 
2016 Fringe Film Fest, London, UK
2015 MIX NYC, NY Queer Experimental Film Festival, New York, NY
2015 Love is Love, Emmanuel Gallery, Denver, CO
2015 UCFZ, Gone Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
2014 In, On / Into, Onto, Project Space, UCSB, Santa Barbara, CA
2014 So Not Solo, Gallery 1328, Santa Barbara, CA
2014 DCD, Groundswell Gallery, Denver, CO
2014 DCD, Neurotitan Gallery, Berlin, Germany
2013 UCSB MFA Open House, Gallery 1328, Santa Barbara, CA
2012 Dynamo, Boulder Musuem of Contemporary Art, Boulder, CO
2012 Bespoke, Denver Art Museum / Design Council, Denver, CO
2011 1:1, Ice Cube Gallery, Denver, CO
2010 Love Lines, Robischon Gallery-curated, hosted at RedLine, Denver, CO
2010 RedLine at the Republic Plaza, Republic Plaza Building, Denver, CO
2010 RedLine at District 475, District 475, Centennial, CO
2010 Braided Apart, RedLine, Denver, CO
2009 You of All People! Here of All Places!, RedLine, Denver, CO
2010 Extinction: Artists Respond, Denver Botanic Gardens, Denver, CO
2008 Marvel of Specialization, Lure, Denver, CO
2008 Spatial Investigations, RedLine, Denver, CO

INSTRUCTION

Instructor, Foundations Studio 2D Design, Spring Semester 2017, RMCAD, Denver, CO
Instructor, Information Visualization, Spring 2017 Term A, RMCAD, Denver, CO
Instructor, Web Design 1, Fall 2016 Term C, RMCAD, Denver, CO
Instructor, Methods of Inquiry: Interdisciplinary Seminar, Fall 2016 Term C, RMCAD, Denver, CO
Instructor, Methods of Inquiry: Interdisciplinary Seminar, Fall 2016 Term A, RMCAD, Denver, CO
Instructor, IV Mural Project, Fall Quarter, 2015, UCSB - Press
Instructor, TA Brain Train, Graduate TAs for UCSB Dept. of Art, Fall Quarter, 2015, UCSB
Teaching Assistant, Art & Life, Kip Fulbeck, Spring Quarter, 2015, UCSB
Teaching Assistant, Intro to Printmaking, Cathy Ellis, Winter Quarter, 2015, UCSB
Teaching Assistant, Intro to Painting, Stephanie Washburn, Fall Quarter, 2014, UCSB
Teaching Assistant, Visual Literacy, Helen Taschian, Summer Quarter, 2014, UCSB
Teaching Assistant, Visual Literacy, Yumi Kinoshita , Summer Quarter, 2014, UCSB
Teaching Assistant, Intro to Drawing, Eric Beltz, Summer Quarter, 2013, UCSB
Teaching Assistant, Visual Literacy, Helen Taschian, Spring Quarter, 2014, UCSB
Teaching Assistant, Art, Science & Technology, Lisa Jevbratt, Winter Quarter, 2014, UCSB
Teaching Assistant, Digital Strategies, Graham Budgett, FallQuarter, 2013, UCSB 

AWARDS

2015 Nominee - The Dedalus Foundation Master of Fine Arts Fellowship in Painting and Sculpture
2014-2015 UCSB Israel Levitan Fellowship
2013 UCSB Graduate Opportunity Fellowship
2013 GLBA Scholarship
2010 Scion Xchange Featured Artist
2003 Outward Bound Art Merit Scholarship

RESIDENCIES

2015-2016 University of California, Santa Barbara, Department of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
2015 The Wayfaring Band, Special Olympics, Los Angeles, CA
2008 Redline, Denver, CO
2002 Sanitary Fill Student Residency Award, San Francisco, CA

LECTURES / INTERVIEWS

2014 University of California, Santa Barbara, CA
2012 Emmanuel Gallery, University of Colorado, Denver, CO
 

INVOLVEMENT

2007-2010 Board Member, PlatteForum, Denver, CO
2011-2013 Artist Committee Chair, PlatteForum, Denver, CO